PCWorld


Amazon wants to put a smart, Alexa-powered camera in your bedroom with Echo Look

PCWorld

You already trust your Echo to organize your calendar and select music for you, but now Amazon wants Alexa to help pick your outfit, too.


Google cooks up a tasty update to Home with step-by-step recipe instructions

PCWorld

Google Assistant is already a great help in the kitchen when we need to convert something from pints to cups or remember to buy eggs on our next shopping trip. But with a new update to Google Home, it's graduating to full-on sous chef.


German court upholds WhatsApp-Facebook data transfer ban

PCWorld

Facebook must obtain the permission of German users of WhatsApp before processing their personal data, a German court confirmed on Tuesday.


This is the closest thing Intel has built to a discrete GPU

PCWorld

Intel doesn't make its own discrete GPU but has built something that specializes in processing 4K graphics. But that product isn't powerful enough to run Crysis, if you were wondering.


Best Buy has knocked $50 off the Ring Video Doorbell Pro

PCWorld

Late last week, our colleagues at TechConnect highlighted an Amazon deal for $50 off the Ring Video Doorbell Pro. That deal quickly disappeared, but good news: It's resurfaced at Best Buy. The big box retailer is selling the Ring Video Doorbell Pro for $199 this week instead of the usual $249.


IBM applies AI to factory QA

PCWorld

IBM's Watson artificial intelligence technology has found plenty of white-collar work in places like hospitals and banks, but soon it will be off to get its hands dirty on the factory floor.


Windows 10 Mobile Creators Update review: The future is increasingly uncertain

PCWorld

Microsoft's Windows 10 Mobile Creators Update rides the coattails of the desktop OS, heavily leaning on improvements in Cortana and Edge to nudge Microsoft's nearly comatose mobile platform further ahead.


Oracle plans 'startup organization' focused on cloud computing, AI and VR

PCWorld

Oracle is hiring people for a "new startup organization" inside its North America operation that will focus on key technology trends, including cloud computing, internet of things, artificial Intelligence, and augmented and virtual reality.


Cars will get superior digital vision with ARM's camera chip

PCWorld

Cars are turning into computers with a unique set of requirements.


Ring Video Doorbell Pro Discounted $50 on Amazon - Deal Alert

PCWorld

With a motion-activated camera, two-way audio and HD video, you'll never miss a visitor again. Ring detects motion and can alert you on your mobile device, even at night thanks to built-in infrared LED night vision. Optionally, video can be archived to the cloud for later viewing. See, hear and speak to whomever is at your door in real time from your smartphone, tablet or desktop. Day or night, rain or shine -- you're always home. Right now the Ring Video Doorbell Pro is discounted 20%, or $50, on Amazon. Its typical list price of $249 has dropped to $199.99 (see Ring Video Doorbell Pro now on Amazon). That's a deal that doesn't come around very often.